Conference themes (Promoting and protecting our historical legacy):

1. Historic Botanic Gardens (case studies and definitions).

2. Botanic Gardens and the introduction of economically important species.

3. History is now – documenting and protecting contemporary gardens for posterity.

4. Managing Historic Botanic Gardens (problems and issues): Preserving the past while responding to contemporary needs.

5. Tourism opportunities for Historical Botanic Gardens.

Round Table: Promoting and protecting our historical legacy


Keynote Speakers




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